Board of Trustees


Executive Committee

President Joy Sussman - Joy is a photographer and writer of the blog, JoyfullyGreen. She was previously an advertising creative director, marketing director, and public relations executive. She recently chaired GRTWA 's Shomrei Torah annual fundraising campaign and founded the GRTWA Green Team and continues to offer environmental guidance to the school.
Vice President




Joshua Barer

Victoria Morrison 



Lavette Shrem - Lavette is a mom to three kids at GRTWA. She is also an interior designer, working with her company, Lavette's Home Style.

Treasurer Steven Levy* - Steve retired from Wall Street after being one of the top ranked analysts of technology stocks and has begun his second career as a professional independent director for publicly traded companies. He is an officer of both the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest and of the Jewish Community Fund Board and acts as the Vice Chair of the MetroWest Day School Council. Steve currently co-chairs GRTWA's Our Future Together campaign.

Jason Bacharach* - Jason is an advertising executive, currently Vice President Account Director at Source Communications. He is a past president of GRTWA's Board of Trustees.


Ira Hammer* - Ira practices intellectual property and corporate law. He is a past president of the GRTWA Board of Trustees and is chair of the Tuition Assistance Committee. He is a past president of Morristown Jewish Center and Lake Hiawatha Jewish Center.

Legal Counsel   Ira Hammer*
Immediate Past President Marit Halper* - Marit was a trust and estate lawyer before starting her family. She was GRTWA's Parent Association President for three years.



Jarrett Bluth - Jarrett is the CEO of Cheytec Telecommunications and enjoys coaching his children's sports teams. Jarrett is a CPA and was previously a partner at CohnReznick before leaving to start an entrepreneurial business with a long-time client and friend.
(no photo available) Cantor Galit Dadoun-Cohen
(no photo available) Joshua Frankl - Joshua is a financial planner and consultant to the legal field. He is the proud father of three students of Gottesman RTW Academy.
Dr Shimon Korish - Shimon is a physician working in the bio/pharma industry. He loves sports and coaches kids' recreational activities in his spare time.
(no photo available) Liron Kormas Harpaz
(no photo available) Steven Lurensky 
(no photo available) Daniel Moritz
(no photo available) Rabbi Charles Popky
Jonathan Posner
(no photo avialable) Dr. Debbie Protter-Sheehan
(no photo available) Abby Rafkin
Jonathan Ramsfelder* - Jonathan is Chief Labor & Employment Counsel at Verizon Wireless and a past President of the GRTWA Board of Trustees. He has served as chair of the Young Leadership of the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest, Vice President of the Mount Freedom Jewish Center Board of Trustees, chair of the Federation's Epstein Leadership Development Mission to Israel and is a past recipient of the Federation's Cohn Young Leadership Award.
(no photo available) Gal Wertman

*Past President